|The Gospel of John (Part #24) - Pastor J. John Fisher|
The Gospel of John (Part #24) mostly deals with Jesus raising Lazarus from the grave and the negative consequences that resulted from performing that miracle. Many unbelieving Judeans believed upon Christ for this act while a segment held to "the traditions of the elders" and ran to the Pharisees to give a full report of the Messiah's activities. Learn how to spot tares among us by listening!
Keywords: Jesus; Lazarus; Judeans; Christ; Messiah; Tares; jews; CI
|Podcast 6.9: Judean Immigrant Associations, part 1 - Philip A. Harland|
This episode introduces Judean (Jewish) associations or synagogues in the Greek cities of the Roman empire and begins to consider evidence in Josephus' Judean Antiquities regarding the first century BCE. This sets the stage for other episodes on the archeological and epigraphic evidence regarding Judean immigrant groups in the Roman era. This is part of series 6 (Associations in the Greco-Roman World) of the Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean podcast.
Keywords: Jewish diaspora; judeans; roman empire; greco-roman religion; josephus; acculturation
|Podcast 6.13: Cultural Minority Associations and Ethnic Stereotypes, part 1 - Philip A. Harland|
This and the following episode explore ethnic stereotypes as they impacted associations of Judeans and Jesus-followers, placing these groups within the context of ethnic rivalries. In this episode, I discuss common negative stereotypes about Judeans found within writings of the elites, particularly the Roman Tacitus and the Greek Egyptian Apion.
Keywords: Jews; Judeans; ethnic rivalry; Judaism; identity; stereotypes; sociology
|Podcast 6.8: Phoenician Immigrant Associations, part 2 - Philip A. Harland|
This episode continues the discussion of Syrian, Phoenician and Israelite (Samaritan) ethnic groups or immigrant associations, moving into the Roman imperial period. This is part of series 6 (Associations in the Greco-Roman World) of the Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean podcast.
Keywords: associations; roman empire; greco-roman religion; judeans; israelites
|Podcast 6.7: Phoenician Immigrant Associations, part 1 - Philip A. Harland|
This episode involves a case study of Syrian or Phoenician ethnic groups or immigrant associations in the ancient Mediterranean, preparing the way for a comparison with other groups of immigrants from the eastern coast of the Mediterranean -- namely Israelites and Judeans (Jews). This episode deals primarily with the Hellenistic period in the second and first centuries BCE and the following episode continues on into the Roman imperial period...
Keywords: roman empire; greco-roman religious; phoenicians; syrians; associations; judeans; jews; christians